Shale 2.0

Chuck Matula, SPE, Shashi Rajagopalan, SPE, and Lyle Lehman, SPE, founded Shale 2.0, a data analytics company focused on the improvement of completion strategies for oil and gas operators. Matula was previously an officer at ThruBit, cofounder and owner of Quantico Energy Solutions, and held executive positions at Weatherford and Halliburton. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University and holds a BA in engineering and an MBA in ­finance. Rajagopalan is experienced in the commercialization of business and technology startups in energy and worked at Halliburton, ­WellDynamics, Quanta Services, Genel Energy and other energy-related companies. He holds a bachelor of engineering in mechanical engineering from Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Lehman was previously managing principal consultant at StrataGen and Pinnacle Technologies. He has 40 years of experience in stimulation and has written more than 24 technical papers and 10 business white papers, and holds 7 working patents. He is a member of the SPE Distinguished Lecturers Committee. Lehman holds a BS degree in chemistry from the University of Oklahoma.

Chuck Matula Shashi Rajagopalan Lyle Lehman